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Sep 1, 2010 2:30pm PDT
-- pedestrians fine for the area, excuse me. verdi's include washington street, broadway, and jackson street -- priorities include. similarly, strengthening pedestrian connections to the waterfront will reconnect and strengthen the already established connections between the neighborhood, the city, and the water. there are a number of strategies that the study proposes to strengthen pedestrian connections. first is the embarcadero on the west side. we propose a number of strategies to do that. the department recommends widening the west side of sidewalks to allow for pedestrian amenities, such as seating, landscaping, an outdoor cafe seating. second strategy we focus on its broadway. we proposed two scenarios -- the first, illustrated here, widened sidewalks provide a safe space for cyclists while narrowing the vehicle's base to three lanes from the current four. the second scenario expand the corner treatments begun on the western end of the street and brings it down to the waterfront -- corner bulbout she is. this scenario does not improve the scenario for cyclists. the third strategy is w
Sep 23, 2010 7:30am PDT
by anderson jackson, who it was later discovered was on parole for aggravated assault. as he came up behind her and punched her on the side of the head, while she was down in days, he flipped her over onto her back and began rifling through her pockets. be that some thought that she was going to be raped and killed right there on the street. she screamed as loud and long as she could. the suspect told her, shut up, bitch. there are two heroic ladies. [no audio] [applause] they were alerted by the screaming and ran to the rescue. they chased away jackson. well they went to post the victim's the systems, they jumped into a taxicab. he was 6'2"240 pounds. she was able to give it the description and the pattern of light. jackson doubled back an attempt to ditch her. she wept -- he went into an open garage. she had been able to get a good look at his face and was not fooled. she continued to follow him until officers arrived. she was able to point out jackson. both witnesses identified jackson as the culprit. they wrote statements to that effect. both of these heroic ladies went above and beyond
Sep 16, 2010 4:00pm EDT
for the ty to make sure that it lag good transition. news4. >>> when news4 at 4:00 continues, michael jackson's mother sues a concert promoter and blame the promoter for his death. new developments coming up at 4:30. >>> next, a tough stand on smoking even in times square. >>> the rate of illegal drug use in this country is going through the roof. we'll tell you about a starting study. >>> plus, a little later. why falling in love will cause you to lose some of your very best friends. >>> crews down in the gulf of mexico are closer than ever to sealing bp's fractured oil well. drilling team are expected to intercept the damaged well sometime today. that's when sign will be able to analyze the situation in order to begin the bottom kill procedure. more than 5,000 gallons of cement and thick mud will be needed to plug the deep water horizon well. the job can be done as early as this weekend. scientists are still dealing with blanks of oil. they're still coatinthe ocean floor. >>> it's been a mixed day on wall street with light volume. the dow closed up2 points. the nasdaq closed up over a singl
Sep 22, 2010 12:00pm CDT
>>> jesse jackson, jr., is facing double dose of controversy. jackson denying allegations he offered to buy a u.s. senate seat while apologizing about a relationship he had with a washington, d.c., restaurant hostess. good afternoon. i'm steve sanders. >> and i'm allison payne. we welcome our viewers who are watching us around the country on wgn america. >>> wgn's julian crews is live outside the congressman's southeast side home with more on the fallout. >> reporter: good afternoon. congressman jesse jackson, jr., clearly in no rush to answer reporter's questions. there is no sign of him here at his south shore home. he said to be en route in his washington, d.c., office. yesterday in a written statement, the congressman said that the allegations the smith seat allegations are nothing new. he continues to deny that he offered campaign cash to then governor rod blagojevich. all in exchange for the vacant senate seat. but revelations about a washington, d.c., cigar and martini whoitous are almost overshadowing the other allegations. new photographs surfacing of a part time mod
Sep 13, 2010 6:30pm EDT
state delicate. michael jackson is the prince georges county sheriff. baker has been endorsed by union local 1899. jackson has become the target of their negative campaign and it seems voters have mixed emotions about it. it happened two years ago, but the two dogs sheriff deputies shot and killed during a misinformed drug raid are now front and center on pamphlets mailed to voters. it is a stark difference free from sheriff jackson's open baker. the ads were paid for by fdiu. neither candidate approved the ads. here's jackson's response. >> they know nothing about michael jackson and my i come publishments over the last eight years. >> according to a spokeswoman, the union represents 1700 health care workers at prince georges county hospital. >> there are many examples of how he operates that agency and the fear is he would operate the county in the same way. >> reporter: many voters say they agree. >> you have to look at their previous record. history is a good indicator for the future. >> talk about what happened two years ago, it is important to talk about the stuff that matters to
Sep 4, 2010 11:00pm EDT
was leaving after only one season. >> the one and only my dear friend randy jackson. >> and still speculation as to whether or not randy jackson will be back. >> "american idol" needs randy jackson because he is one of the original "american idol" judges. his calm, cool, collected manner works well on "american idol." people love randy as a judge. >> jennifer low pose and stephen -- lopez and steven tyler are rumored to be the next judges. who will be sitting at the judge's table in january? >> jennifer lopez rumor has a lot of basis in reality. she has been on the show before. her manager works very closely with a lot of the artists. the steven tyler rumor is the most interesting one out of this whole thing. sort of came out of nowhere. handle really heard his name being thrown around during any of these preliminary stages. again, it's a great career move for stephen. >> idol producer nigel understands the speculation surrounding the show but wants the spotlight shifted back to where it should be, on the contestants. >> in truth we have got to get the focus back on the real talent which are
Sep 26, 2010 11:15pm EDT
-14. rams would come back. kenneth darby is in for jackson. 12 yards for the touchdown caps a 12-yard seven play yard. and they were in for good 21- 17. the mid fourth quarter redskins down and to clayton. and hall fell. and 30 yards to set up the field goal. redskins fall to the rams 30- 16. st. louis wins for the first time at home in 15 tries dropping the redskins to 1-2. >> and you would like to come back in that second half. and i thought we did, initially. just similar to what we did a week before. we came out and the week before had a touchdown drive. this one obviously was stalled inside the ten but still got a field goal. but after that, you know, they really did the job. they played well. and we didn't step up and do what we needed to do to win a football game especially on the road. >> they did a great job mixing up their offensive plays which ate up a lot of clock. kind of put us behind the eight ball a little bit. but i thought in the first drive, notice second half, we were able to get down there and, you know, put ourselves into a position to score. again you are kicking fiel
Sep 23, 2010 2:00am EDT
jesse jackson jr. facing ethics questions of his own. details on that tonight. >>> also, in crime and punishment a home invasion that ended in the murder of a mom and her two daughters. the trial is ongoing and today new evidence and insight on an alleged motive. testimony so disturbing the sole survivor of the slain family had to leave the courtroom. >>> and later sanjay gupta continuing his series on disease detectives. a gripping race to solve two life and death medical mysteries. a little girl's life hanging in the balance, so does a mom's. we'll show you how a team of disease detectives is racing to save their lives. >>> we begin, though, tonight keeping them honest with a republican senate candidate dodging questions and a document congressman kind of doing the same. first, christine o'donnell, the republican senate candidate from delaware, continuing today to avoid questions. she announced last night she wouldn't be talking to the national media. she did that on a national forum sarah palin recommended she use, fox news. for days now, our reporter gary tuchman has been exam
Sep 26, 2010 10:00pm EDT
in northeast tonight after a water main break. the eight inch line ruptured this morning on jackson between 17th and 18th. the crews were out there from late this morning until just a short time ago trying to get everything fixed. in the meantime, jackson street had to be shut down medicine heading west. >>> a shark attack in virginia beach. a local teenager nearly loses his leg. he was surfing with his friends friday when the shark took two bites of his left leg at the knee or ankle. it was a bull shark or a sand shark that attacked him, but no one knows for sure. >> the weather is not so bad today. just a few leftover puddles after some early morning rain. there is one righteous the studios. a lot of people out and about this afternoon before the next round of rain moves into the region. let's send it down to gwen tall bart live in the weather. tolbart in the weather center. >> we have some heavy rainfall moving in will across the area. we do need the rain, however. but with it looks like we could possibly see some storms. a quick look at the doppler radar for you. can you see we have rainfa
Sep 7, 2010 11:00pm PDT
a simple vista, pero si tiene un telescopio amateur, tal vez los capta. ---joe jackson no se arrepiente de haber golpeado al rey del pop michael jackson--- ---lo oculto por mucho tiempo, pero ahora el padre de michaeal jackson admite y justifica los golpes que le dio al fallecido- ----- dice que gracias a su disciplina, niguno resulto pandillero--- ----estas declaraciones ha dejado atonitos a los sicologos, quienes relacionan este abuso con los problemas que tuvo michael jackson como adulto--- ---sin embargo, joe jackson se considera un buen padre--- este es su segmento "tu voz en la comunidad"...---hoy se discute el tema: el secuestro en mexico y la cadena perpetua. ---asi llegamos al final de nuestro programa. gracias por su sintonia, nos veremos maÑana a las seis en noticiero telemundo 48. ---soy cesar bayona, que descanse y tenga ...buenas
Sep 16, 2010 7:00am EDT
and mosque near ground zero. >>> michael jackson's mother and children sue his concert promoter claiming they pushed the pop star too hard to rehearse in the final days. details today thursday, rehearse in the final days. details today thursday, september 16th, 2010. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >> from nbc news, this is "today" with matt lauer and meredith vieira, live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. >> welcome to "today" on this thursday morning. >> pope benedict's trip to great britain is as controversial as it is historic. the benedict actually visited there in 1992 but this is the first time a pope has been invited by the queen or king since the 16th century. >> he made his way to the queen's official residence in scotland. scores of people and military marching bands line the streets. not everyone is happy about this trip, given the catholic church's record on child abuse. a live report from scotland, strait ahead. >>> new surveillance video of the connecticut mother brutally murdered along with her two daughters in a home invasion as she withdrew money to pay
Sep 23, 2010 12:00pm EDT
the washington humane society is joining me here. and 0 who is this cute cat. >> this is jackson. >> hi, jackson. he likes to be rubbed. >> he loves to be petted. >> tell me about jackson. >> he is ten years old and a pretty big boy at 18-pounds and originally adopted from the georgia shelter ten years ago. >> got him back then? >> yeah. unfortunately. after ten years the family couldn't handle the shedding problem that jackson had. >> that's a warning. >> so you have to wear color coordinating clothes when you hold jackson. put on a white t-shirt and everything is fine. >> would a diet make a difference in shedding or are they just going to shed. >> there is a wonderful product on the market called the furminator and you have to brush them every few days. >> call 202-576-6664. enyou can go to our website at wash >> if you missed any of that go to and all the information on the shelters is there. back with more 9 news now at noon in just a moment. a hi! welcome to come on in, and i'll give you a free quote. quote and compare in about 8 minutes. now, that's
Sep 16, 2010 2:35am EDT
accusations. the new lawsuit against michael jackson's concert promoter. and why family members are suing. >>> then, fat fight. battling the bulge using a chilly new method. >>> and sensational surf. dangerous, monster waves in the ocean. and what actually causes them. it's thursday september 16th. >>> scary story about those waves when they go rogue. because apparently the ships disappear every week according to officials. just gone. >> i didn't even listen to that headline. once i saw love handles and a cure for them in our headlines, i just thought i want to know more about that one. >> you stay tuned for that too. good morning, everybody. i'm rob nelson. >> and i'm vinita nair. >>> michael jackson's mother is accusing concert promoters in the king of pop's death. >> katherine jackson has filed a lawsuit saying promoters could have prevented michael jackson's death. brad wheelis has the details from los angeles. hi, brad. >> reporter: good morning, rob and vinita. michael jackson's moth accuses concert promoters of pushing him rather than protecting him. michael jackson was rehearsing
Sep 21, 2010 12:00pm CDT
. >>> oak brook businessman says congressman jesse jackson, jr., tried to buy a u.s. senate seat. the "sun-times" reports nyiac has told federal investigators he dined with jackson in washington in october 2008. jackson told him to tell rod blagojevich that the indian american community will raise $1 million for blagojevich and jackson will personally raise another $5 million if blagojevich appointed him to the senate. nyiac says jackson reimbursed a washington restaurant whoitous for several trips to chicago at his request. the flights were never mentioned on jackson's financial disclosure forms. the woman says she knew nothing about jackson's political desires. jackson will not comment on these new allegations. >>> a new report found the homewood fire department il- prepared in the handling of a fire that killed a rookie firefighter and an elderly man last march. an investigation by the national institute for occupational safety criticizes the homewood fire department for using ineffective methods and being il-equipped. the firefighter was not wearing a required breathing apparatus at th
Sep 17, 2010 12:35am EDT
andrew jackson." [ cheers and applause ] that's tonight. getting a lot of buzz. got a lot of buzz on that play. and it's gonna be good. you've got to check that one out. you guys, it's thursday. that means it's time to "remix the clips." [ cheers and applause ] ♪ now, this is where we take stuff we found on the internet and tv stuff that's funny, weird or interesting, and have our very own questlove remix it. he does it live and it's always entertaining. we love this. did you guys watch the season premiere of "oprah" this week? [ applause ] [ scattered cheers ] yeah. it's the final season of her show. so oprah decided to give everyone in her audience a pretty amazing gift. but what i love is, people in her audience just freak out. like it's gonna change their life. and they don't even know what the -- what the prize is. they're like -- just take a look at how crazy this is. >> maybe i should take all of you with me -- [ cheers ] -- to the other side of the world! [ screaming ] we're going to australia! ♪ [ cheers and applause ] [ laughter ] >> jimmy: we're going to ♪ austral
Sep 15, 2010 5:30pm PDT
. why she did not pat me down? [bell] fç>> hello, my name is juanita jackson, and i am her mother. what happened is my daughter went to the door, and i heard her frantically crying, "please, do not come into my house with a gun." and an officer told me to come out of the house also. i had no shoes on, no coat, and i asked them if they would go inside the house and get me a jacket or some shoes, and they said no. about two hours, and when my granddaughter's came out, they did not understand what they did wrong. no male in the house at all, so we do not understand why we were traumatized. start breaking down, korea, -- crying not. they asked if we could sit in the car, and they said no. something else was asked for, and he said no, he was not going to give that. we asked if we could go in the house, and he said no. the robbery at the other bend of the block. i don't see any reason why we could not go in, no shoes, no coach, -- coat, and i hope this could be assisted by the commissioners that it would not happen to anyone else, and thank you. >> good afternoon, my name is espinola jackson.
Sep 15, 2010 4:30am EDT
margin against his closest competitor mike jackson. brad bell spent the night at baker's celebration. >> in the middle of the six flags amusement park. a picture is better than a thousand words. prince george's county executive candidate rushern baker celebrating on this day. at 11:30 last night he claimed victory in the race for county executive over share of mike jackson. this has been an interesting race of two high-profile, well- funded candidates. they felt perhaps mike jackson a couple too many controversies surrounding the sheriff's department. baker has campaigned for change and he said in his acceptance speech that change is what you'll bring to the county. >> i think the people have spoken. [applause] i think the message is loud and , it isprince george's time to a medical good county great. [applause] >> this is just the primary. is an overwhelmingly democratic county. we understand the transition will begin very soon for rushern baker to take over as the next county executive of prince george's county. brad bell reporting for abc 7 news. >> now to the other big race, the
Sep 10, 2010 2:00pm PDT
jackson until now, i have had the same manager who has always been on a course of enlightenment and consciousness and has been a great source of strength, and he has run at me with people i can count on. tavis: you mentioned obama, and i will get back to michael jackson. >> i just wanted to make sure that use all the hair. tavis: we will bring that back. hold up that photo? i want to see that again. i have to ask about obama. you got political during the campaign this last time around. has that been a journey for you? >> i have always been political. when i was a kid, when i got to vote for the first time, my mother was a democrat and a father was republican. secretly, all of us kids could vote by that time, 18, 21, 24, they were campaigning us because they knew they would cancel each other out. tavis: your mom and dad were working the kids? >> they were working less. -- they were working us. i was raised in a family that was highly interested in community and what happens around us. i was raised that way and i have been politically active since i was 18. and very active for gor
Sep 25, 2010 9:00pm PDT
approaches to affordability. raising income is one we need to focus more attention on. >> mr. jackson? >> when we talk about housing, jobs, and careers, we do not go the step deeper we need to. what types of housing question if there is no clamoring for an abundance of market rate housing. this committee has a deficit in the affordable housing. -- this community has a deficit in affordable housing. we did not sign up to have the regional housing crisis of on our backs. we need a strategy to solve the foreclosure issues happening in our communities. we support is sustainable for affordable housing and affordable housing construction. we also need to ensure we have a cooperative land trust approach to ensure the when people are for closed on a home, the city can buy foreclosed property to help keep those people in their homes. when we talk about job development, what types of jobs? >i want to have a commitment toa green collar and blue collar jobs so that the unemployment rate will have the jobs meeting the needs of the community here. >> mr. kelly was in the? >> about 80% of the distri
Sep 20, 2010 10:00pm EDT
harry jackson who is against allowing homosexuals to serve openly in the military. be sure to stay with us for that discussion. >>> it's official, the worst recession in decade is over. an academic panel confirms the recession ended in june of last year. the national bureau of economic research says the recession began in december of '07 and lasted 18 months. about that's the longest recession the country has endured since world war ii. president obama weighed in on the subject today during a town hall meeting on cnbc. >> obviously for the millions of people who are still out of work, people who have seen their home values decline, people who are struggling to pay bills day to day, it's still very real for them. >> as for the recovery, most economists agree it is moving very slowly. >>> new charges for a suspected serial killer. coming up next the man accused in a stabbing spree back in court and one of the victims gives us an update on his recovery. >>> you've heard about bedbugs turning up all over parts of new york. now try frederick maryland. i'm will thomas. find out where the
Sep 9, 2010 9:00pm CDT
americans back to work. >> jesse jackson jr. slamming the president tonight and taking shots at the chief of staff potentially running for mayor. good evening. i'm micah materre. >> and i'm mark suppelsa. our top story seen around the country. now he's throwing punches before a national television audience on cnn tonight. and talking like a man who might be primed to run for the mayor's seat here in chicago. wgn's dan ponce is with the latest tonight. >> reporter: we're not thinking about the budget so much as those comments from jesse jackson jr. he hasn't said he'd be running for mayor. but it sounds like he's going to. right after president obama gave rahm emanuel a glowing endorsement. >> reporter: okay. my producer saying we're having problem with the report. mayor daley is here talking about the city's budget deficit to the tune of $655 million. so we have not got a chance to get his reaction. some of these scathing remarks from jesse jackson jr. but we'll stick around here and see if he'll have a comment. let's listen to what jesse jackson jr. had to say. >> significant unemploymen
Sep 26, 2010 11:00pm EDT
. the rams' first drive they hand off to stephen jackson. who cuts it back and runs 35 yards. and he outruns landry. actually 32 yards for the score. jackson led the game with a groin injury in the second quarter. rams up 13-0 early. donovan mcnabb completes to moss. but no, sir gets stripped and cough it is up. butler races up to the redskins three. 14-0 just 6:12 into the nothing the redskins trailed. in the second quarter redskins trail 14-3. donovan mcnabb finds moss 29 yards for the touchdown. redskins cuts the deficit to 14- 10. late first half,
Sep 19, 2010 11:15pm EDT
his first nfl start since december, 2006. 1st quarter vick drops back, finds desean jackson who speeds past everyone to the end zone. vick 21-34, 284 yards, two touchdowns. eagles up 7 -0. jackson gives the ball to vick. vick says no, you take it. me, who? 4th quarter eagles up 28-17. lesean mccoy 45 yards. eagles hold on for the win 35- 32 the final. >>> brett favre's vikings hosting the dolphins 3rd quarter minnesota down 7 -0. favre sacked up in his own end zone, goes to throw, hit, fumbles. miami recovers. it's a touchdown, four favre turnovers on the day it. vikings lose 14-10. >>> baltimore ravens started the season strong at least defensively with a win over the jets monday. today they faced a bengal team that beat them in both their meetings last year. second straight road game to start the season for baltimore. 3rd quarter ravens trail 6-0. joe flacco goes up the right side to derrick mason. 31 yards for the touchdown. ravens took a 7-6 lead. later in the 4th quarter ravens trail 12-10. flacco's pass hits and picked by brandon johnson. led to a fifth cinci field goal. flacco w
Sep 16, 2010 5:00am PDT
victory in the senate is expected to give president obama. >> and michael jackson's mother sues a concert promoter. why she says they contributed to his death. >> what a new study reveals the people you give up for amore. our state is in a real mess. and i'm not going to give you any phony plans or snappy slogans that don't go anywhere. we have to make some tough decisions. we have to live within our means. we have got to take the power from the state capitol and move it down to the local level, closer to the people. and no new taxes, without voter approval. we have got to pull together not as republicans or as democrats but as californians first. at this stage in my life, i'm prepared to do exactly that. >> closed captioning brought to you by mancini sleepworld. >> welcome back. it's 5:13. the senate is expected to vote on a bill that will make $30 billion in loans available to small businesses. two republicans have indicated those break ranks with their leadership and vote in favor of the measure with passage all but certain. the legislation would give small businesses incentives to exp
Sep 14, 2010 6:00am EDT
. five people are in e running, jackson and baker are the front-runners. levi, sam dean and henry turner are also in the running. tracee wilkins i live in upper marlboro with more on this tight race. tracy, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. a busy morning at this polling place inpper marlboro. we pretty much had company all morning long. more campaign workers out here and poll workers as well. in addition to county executive, they are also going to be voting for county council, sheriff, state's attorney's office. there's a lot happening here and folks have plenty of choices. th five candidates seeking the democratic nomination. yesterday headquarters were in full gear as they went door to door, including sheriff michael jackson. >> i am a proven leader. i have a proven record. i brought resources to prince george's county, provided leadership of an agency that was almost ex tipth when i walkedn the door in 2002 as sheriff. >> reporter: >> reporter: jacksons considered one of two front-runners, along with baker, who ran three times for county executive seat. >> this is a great oppo
Sep 13, 2010 5:00pm EDT
michael jackson and baker. both men are pushing improvements and change. today, they made their last- minute pitch for the vote. >> reporter: going door-to-door to get out the vote in prince georges county. >> and michael jackson ran for county executive. >> reporter: sheriff michael jackson and baker are making their final rounds, rallying support and trying to spray the minds of still undecided voters. [ indiscernible ] >> reporter: both candidates are campaigning on three main issues: education, economic development and crime reduction. >> i'm the only executive in the race. the only person that led an agency. >> reporter: he believes he's best qualified to tackle the job and he was born and bread t in the county, holding several positions, including teaching. he believes that makes him better suited to address students' needs. school unions are endorsing him. >> my name is in congressional record and we're naturally recognized for the child support initiative, our school resource initiative where we place deputy sherinnives in the schools. >> reporter: baker is making a third run
Sep 16, 2010 2:05am PDT
and vinita? >>> in other news now, michael jackson's mother has filed a lawsuit against aeg live, the promoter of her son's comeback concerts. katherine jackson claims that the promoter failed to provide equipment to jackson's physician, conrad murray, that could have saved his life. murray, though, is not named in the suit. the mother filed the suit on behalf of the superstar's three children. she is seeking unspecified damages. >>> pope benedict is spending the next four days in britain. it is the only -- it is only, rather, the second time a pope has ever set foot on british soil. >> and the pope will face controversy as he arrives. lama hasan joins us from our london bureau with a preview. good morning, lama. >> good morning to you both. well, yes, there is some controversy, but it's also a significant visit as the british prime minister david cameron said this will be an important and historic trip because not since 1982 has a pope visited the united kingdom. and this will be pope benedict xvi first state visit, one that is hoped will be an opportunit
Sep 6, 2010 1:00pm PDT
will read the cards as i have them here. eric brooks,es opinion knoll la jackson, eric smith, espinola jackson and espinola jackson. you have three cards. >> we need her to speak more than one. eric brooks, san francisco green party and community choice energy alliance in our city. i just spoke to local power an hour ago and maybe paul was being polite to work constructively with the other parties. but i definitely ascertained from him that he's not satisfied with where this r.f.p. is at. and as all of you know, the lafco commissioners should know from the email that i sent yesterday, that the advocates are not satisfied at all. we do not want an r.f.o. process to be separated out of this r.f.p. and we want this whole thing to move forward as one package, not in separate piece that's can be undermined. the key issue -- the key thing that needs to happen that has not happened yet -- and the reason the last r.f.p. was not successful, is that before that r.f.p. went out, both local power and and a half gant specifically said in their assess -- navigant specifically said in their assessmen
Sep 6, 2010 2:00pm PDT
or questions for commissioner schmeltzer? ok, why don't we open this up to public comment. ms. jackson, please. >> good afternoon, again. espanola jackson. i did not know that was one seat. i know that hope has done an excellent job, and i know you are going to have a hard decision to make, but i came here to support leah. i have worked with leah over the past year. because of her, i was able to get a loan on my home and make sure that other people of the view-hunters point, senior citizens -- i must ask -- i think i came before you before in stated since i have, my light bill went from $200 down to less than $4 and month. how about that? so i am for everyone getting solar on their home, especially the seniors on fixed income like myself. i think leah has done an excellent job, and i have not seen anyone on these commissions -- main reason i came is because i have not seen anyone from baby-hunters point being appointed to a commission that is so important, and i knew she would be an excellent asset to you, not only to lafco, but also to all of san francisco because she is a well-rounded young
Sep 6, 2010 5:00pm EDT
was deflecting his own record of big spending. >>> a big change coming for -- for michael jackson's children. they will now have access to the rest of the world. >> she is blaming the humane society. >> charges dropped against the suspect tried to extort money from john travolta. >> running for the victims of 9/11, chevy chase bank is becoming capital one bank. with the most locations in the dc area, we figured they could use our help. ♪ down a bit. too much. [ crowd cheering ] [ grunts ] [ garth ] capital one bank. now with the most branches and atms in the dc area. what's in your wallet? >>> many of us will take time to remember 9/11. >> simply remembering is not enough for one group of firefighters. they are traveling the country. >> we read names of the emergency workers. >> last month, 32 firefighters across the globe embarked on an emotional journey. they decided to run across the country to commemorate september 11. this and lost his father, also a new york firefighter, in the attacks. he says that his dad watches over him during the run. shortly after the second tower collapsed. >>
Sep 16, 2010 11:00am EDT
for michael jackson's death from his family. >>> pope benedict's acknowledged controversy around his he said that the catholic church failed to act quickly involving xual abuse. and queen elizabeth said she hoped that the relationship between the churches would improve. >>> this morning, president obama spoke to the council, the group discussed how to improve exports jobs and growth. >> in this year's state of the union address, i set a goal for america. we will double our exports of goods and services over the next five years. the more american companies export, the more they produce. the more they produce accident the more people theyhire. >> this evening, the president will travel to connecticut, and help bloomenit. hal. >> sarah palin is urging party uni unity. she said it is time to put as e aside. she spoke at a gala in oklahoma. she told the crowd that voters had six weeks to turn things around, and reign in the federal government. the. >>> the broken oil well i the gulf of mexico may be fixed for good. thad allen said the work on the relief well should be finished tonight. ter that
Sep 14, 2010 4:25am EDT
george's county. >> i'm michael jackson running for county executive. >> reporter: sheriff michael jackson and workers for rashern baker working to get support. >> reporter: bothing campaigning on education, economic development and crime reduction. >> i'm the only executive in the race. >> reporter: jackson believed he is the best qualified for the job after serving eight years as sheriff. he was born and bred in the county and has held several positions including teaching. jackson believes that makes him better suited to address student needs. >> my name is in congressional record. we are recognized for my child support initiative, our school resource initiative. >> reporter: rashern baker is making a third run for the county executive seat after losing twice to jack john son. for his part, baker too is focus on improving county's education system saying it is paramount to fixing the county's overall position in the region. he is endorsed by a number of state and local lawmakers. both candidates have plans to help spur economic development, jackson way series of tax cede is it's,
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it was created as an advocate for dc. >>> another showdown is michael jackson for prince george's county executive. gary nurenberg has been following the candidate all day and joins us live. gary, good evening. >> reporter: good evening. we are inside the six flags amusement park where many supporters have gathered. a couple of hundred of them optimistic now at the most recent reports of numbers with about 30% of the vote in. they show baker ahead of his primary opponent michael jackson by about 15 percentage points. the other three candidates in that race following with much smaller numbers. as they wait inside the amusement park, many of them are taking roler coaster rides. -- roller coaster rides. kind of a metaphor to the campaign. he will be out to address the supporters as soon as the race is eventually called. baker in his third try for the county executive seat appears to be on the road to victory. we'll keep an eye on what happens to the podium and we'll bring you the remarks as he appears. a real sense of optimism with a roughly 15% lead for baker unofficially we'll be out when
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